Cambridge and District Citizens Advice

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Cambridge and District Citizens Advice is an independent local advice charity that can help you with problems and concerns relating to debt, benefits, work, relationships and more. Services are free and in total confidence.

What to expect 

Cambridge and District Citizens Advice provide confidential, impartial advice and support to people living in Cambridge and surrounding areas. Trained volunteer advisers can advise you on a wide range of issues, such as helping you to enforce employment rights, manage your money, improve your housing or access benefit entitlements. They can also advise on consumer issues such as energy.

If you would like to speak to an adviser, call the helpline on 0808 278 7808 or fill in the online form on their website. They will either help you over the phone, or arrange a follow-up appointment via telephone, video or face to face, depending on where you live and whether you have internet access. Face to face appointments are by pre-booked appointment only, and can be held at the main offices on Devonshire Road or at one of their other community locations.

In addition to giving advice, their website also has an online help section with useful information and guidance on a range of topics.

More information

Cambridge and District Citizens Advice is part of the national Citizens Advice network which aims to:

• Provide people the advice they need for the problems they face.
• Influence policy makers to improve the policies and practices that affect people’s lives.

Citizens Advice offers volunteering opportunities. As a volunteer you can help people in the community solve a wide range of problems. Visit the volunteering page on the website for more information about the roles that are available.

All services are free.

How to contact

Where to go

Citizens Advice Cambridge
66 Devonshire Road
Cambridge CB1 2BL

Meadows Community Centre
1 St Catharine's Road

Job Centre Plus
73 - 79 Chesterton Road
Cambridge CB4 3BQ

"The Hub"
15 Barnwell Road
Cambridge CB5 8RG

East Barnwell Community Centre
680 Newmarket Road
Cambridge CB5 8RS

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